The island of Moorea offers some of the best beach resorts in French Polynesia, making it the perfect destination for couples and families alike. Below you will find a complete hotel guide featuring descriptions and reviews of the overwater bungalows, restaurants and spas at each luxury hotel in Moorea.
Set against a stunning mountain backdrop that melts into the crystal clear lagoon, the Hilton Moorea Lagoon Resort & Spa boasts amazing panoramic views. It is the perfect place to admire both the morning sunrise and the evening sunset on the island of Moorea. Featuring contemporary Polynesian design, the resort's luxurious bungalows are scattered throughout exotic flower gardens or suspended above the turquoise lagoon. The property's three restaurants and three hotel bars serve traditional Polynesian and international cuisine and delicious à la carte dishes. Other resort amenities include a fitness center, swimming pool, an overwater bar-creperie, live entertainment and activities such as tennis, golf (out of the hotel) and water sports.
A tranquil oasis of exotic gardens, spectacular bays and white sand beaches, the Sofitel Moorea Ia Ora Resort boasts serene views of Moorea and offers an air of French style infused with Tahitian hospitality. The resort's spacious overwater, beachfront and garden bungalows are designed in a contemporary fashion and built with an extensive array of natural materials. The resort's two restaurants, Pure and K, serve international cuisine and boast incredible panoramic views, providing an intimate and romantic setting where guests can also enjoy a live Polynesian dance show. Other resort amenities include a swimming pool, on-site dive center and an activities center with water sports equipment available.
Nestled between Moorea's two majestic mountains and overlooking the island's pristine lagoon, the InterContinental Moorea Resort & Spa fits perfectly within its natural surroundings. The resort's spacious garden rooms, beachfront suites and overwater villas combine luxury with casual elegance, creating a peaceful retreat for its guests. Home to the popular Moorea Dolphin Center and Turtle Rehabilitation Center, it has also become a sanctuary for marine life. Resort amenities include three restaurants offering traditional Polynesian and international cuisine, live entertainment, a swimming pool and activities such as tennis, volleyball, parasailing and water sports, and a Kids Club.
A charming boutique hotel, the Manava Beach Resort and Spa - Moorea (formerly the Moorea Pearl Resort & Spa) is the perfect blend of luxury and serenity. The resort was built on the site of the original Bali Hai Moorea Hotel, the first major international resort on the island, and is close to several restaurants, boutiques, Cook's Bay, and the Moorea Golf Course. This traditional, Polynesian-style resort offers spacious garden rooms, well-appointed beachfront suites, and romantic overwater villas, creating an atmosphere where both couples and families can peacefully coexist. Each overwater bungalow features a large sundeck with direct access to the lagoon. Guest amenities include a large infinity pool, a poolside restaurant and bar, gourmet restaurant, live entertainment, on-site dive center and a range of activities and excursions.
Located on the northwest corner of Moorea, Hotel Hibiscus is surrounded by a lush coconut grove and a beautiful white sand beach. This boutique hotel provides a nice budget-friendly option with traditional island charm and the utmost seclusion. Each room features a kitchenette, making them ideal for families or couples seeking privacy and independence. The bungalows are the most spacious, and they offer a covered outdoor porch with garden or ocean views. Other hotel amenities include a swimming pool, convenient beach access, and a restaurant and bar located on the shoreline.